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North Huvadhoo Atoll


LIU Chuang1SHI Ruixiang1YANG Aqiang2
1Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing 100101,China2Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing100101,China

DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.07.13.V1

Published:Oct. 2016

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Key Words:

North Huvadhoo Atoll,Gaafu Alifu Atoll,Kondey Island,data encyclopedia

Abstract:

The North Huvadhoo Atoll, also called the Gaafu Alifu Atoll, is located from 0。20′49″N - 0。53′51″N, 73。8′13″E - 73。34′24″E, the southern part of the Maldives, its neighbor in north is the Hadhdhunmathee Atoll, the South Huvadhoo Atoll in south. 85 islands are included in the North Huvadhoo Atoll, including Kanduhulhudhoo, Medhurehaa, Maththurehaa, Bakeiththaa, Innarehaa, Maafehelaa, Idimaa, Kudhefehelaa, Bodehuttaa, Kudhefehelaa, Kalhudhirehaa, Gemanafushi, Araigaiththaa, Maarehaa, Medhuhuttaa, Dhiyadhoo, Kondeymatheelaabadhoo, Hadahaa, Kondey, Kondeyvilingili, Baavandhoo, Galamadhoo, Dhigudhoo, Hagedhoo, Hunandhoo, Funadhoovilingili, Minimensaa, Mahaddhoo, Munandhoo, Dhevvamaagalaa, Vodamulaa, Dhaandhoo, Devaadhoo, Nilandhoo, Kureddhoo, Odagalla, Falhumaafushi, Doduhuttaa, Keeseeyrehaa, Haagevillaa, Dhigurah, Hulhimendhoo, Fenehuraa, Maamendhoo, Kendheraa, Villingili, Lhossaa, Baleraahuttaa, Kolamaafushi, Maagehuttaa, Kalhehuttaa, Hurendhoo, Melaimu, Hithaadhoo, Maarandhoo, Budhiyahuttaa, Kanduvilingili, Rinbindhoo, Farudhulhudhoo, Munaggala, Kudalafari, Maadhiguvaru, Boaddoo, Beyrumaddoo, Kudhehuttaa, Maakanaarataa, Hithaadhoogalaa, Dhonhuseenahuttaa, Maththidhoo, Meradhoo, Maamutaa, Raaverrehaa, Kuddoo and Kudhebondeyyo Islands. The biggest island in the North Huvadhoo Atoll is the Kondey Island with the area of 1.17km2. The total area of the islands in the North Huvadhoo Atoll is 11.20km2,the total coastline of the islands is 132.01 km long. The dataset was developed based on integration among the Google Earth images and related maps and records. The data is archived in .kmz and .shp data format with the compressed data size of 358KB.

Foundation Item:

Chinese Academy of Sciences(Y22Q0203TD)

Data Citation:

LIU Chuang,SHI Ruixiang,YANG Aqiang.2016.North Huvadhoo Atoll ( NorthHuvadhooAtoll ) ,Global Change Research Data Publishing & Repository,DOI:10.3974/geodb.2016.07.13.V1

Data Product:

ID Data Name Data Size Operation
1 NorthHuvadhooAtoll.kmz 133.80kb DownLoad
2 NorthHuvadhooAtollshp.rar 224.53kb DownLoad
Co-Sponsors

Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research,Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Geographical Society of China

Parteners

Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA) Task Group on Preservation of and Access to Scientific and Technical Data in/for/with Developing Countries (PASTD)

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Digital Linchao GeoMuseum